Western France in the Tandy - late summer 2011

a trip by BobsJoy
From: August 25th 2011
Until: September 23rd 2011

West coast of France for this trip in our Tandy motorhome. Down as far as Bordeaux mainly via the coast then up through the Dordogne, Loire Valley. That is plan "A" anyway.
Trip Length: 4 weeks
Blog Entries: 29
Photos: 291
Words: 14111

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
August 25th 2011 First day of trip - from home to Dover, ready for early ferry next day. Europe » United Kingdom » England » Kent » Dover
August 26th 2011 …and so to France. First stop Baie de Somme. Europe » France » Picardy » Le Crotoy
August 27th 2011 Lovely day in the Baie de Somme – Le Crotoy & Saint-Valéry-sur-Somme Europe » France » Picardy » Le Crotoy
August 28th 2011 Drive through Normandy to Le Voy on the river Orme Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Clecy
August 29th 2011 Chilling out by the River Orme Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Clecy
August 30th 2011 Drive to Sarzeau in Gulf de Morbihan, Brittany Europe » France » Brittany » Morbihan
August 31st 2011 Exploring Gulf of Morbihan Europe » France » Brittany » Morbihan
September 1st 2011 In search of the sun, south of Nantes at Pornic Europe » France » Pays-de-la-Loire » Pornic
September 2nd 2011 Day in pretty Pornic. Europe » France » Pays-de-la-Loire » Pornic
September 3rd 2011 Inland Vendee – to the region of ‘La Venise Verte’ Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » Niort
September 4th 2011 Exploring Coulon and ‘La Venise Verte’ Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » Niort
September 5th 2011 Across to La Flotte on the lovely Île de Ré: Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » La Flotte
September 6th 2011 Day out by scooter on Île de Ré Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » Saint-Martin-de-Re
September 7th 2011 Down the coast to find some beach near Royan. Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » Royan
September 8th 2011 Day on the campsite at St George de Didonne Europe » France » Poitou-Charentes » Royan
September 9th 2011 We found glorious sunshine in Bordeaux Europe » France » Aquitaine » Bordeaux
September 10th 2011 Lovely day exploring the city of Bordeaux Europe » France » Aquitaine » Bordeaux
September 11th 2011 Driving inland to the Dordogne and Vezere river valleys Europe » France » Aquitaine » Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil
September 12th 2011 Along the Vezere river to Les Eyzies, Reignac and St-Leon-sur-Vezere Europe » France » Aquitaine » Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil
September 13th 2011 Visit to the Grotte Prehistorique de Rouffignac Europe » France » Aquitaine » Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil
September 14th 2011 Further East to the Dordogne with a visit to Sarlat market Europe » France » Aquitaine » Sarlat-la-Caneda
September 15th 2011 Scootering along the Dordogne valley Europe » France » Aquitaine » Domme
September 16th 2011 Drive a bit further East with a visit to fantastic Rocamadour. Europe » France » Midi-Pyrénées » Rocamadour
September 17th 2011 Driving northwards, first stop near Limoges Europe » France » Limousin » Limoges
September 18th 2011 Ever northwards to Saumur on the Loire Europe » France » Pays-de-la-Loire » Saumur
September 19th 2011 Loire Valley by scooter to L’Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud Europe » France » Pays-de-la-Loire » Fontevraud-l'Abbaye
September 20th 2011 Visit to the Château de Brézé Europe » France » Pays-de-la-Loire » Saumur
September 21st 2011 Heading north stopping at Honfleur for the night Europe » France » Lower Normandy » Honfleur
September 22nd 2011 And so to Calais, ready for early morning ferry to Dover Europe » France » Nord-Pas de Calais » Calais
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